The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 98 159 147
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -12
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 170 56 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.76% 1.11% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.36% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 140 51 66
Average salary £44,625 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.83% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -
Waterfall
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5002 4128 4376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.17% 81.74% 75.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3553 3852
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South West region.

Waterfall Salary Trend in the South West

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in the South West

Waterfall
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +47 64 £53,500 +64.61% 6
Wiltshire +19 40 £44,250 -15.71% 3
Somerset +9 31 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Gloucestershire +17 22 £38,000 -30.90% 2
Dorset -27 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Devon - 1 - - 2
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 297 (99.00%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (31.33%) C#
3 88 (29.33%) Scrum
4 64 (21.33%) JavaScript
5 55 (18.33%) .NET
5 55 (18.33%) Java
5 55 (18.33%) Microsoft
6 52 (17.33%) Mentoring
7 51 (17.00%) Test Automation
7 51 (17.00%) QA
8 49 (16.33%) Finance
9 48 (16.00%) ISEB
10 46 (15.33%) Software Testing
11 45 (15.00%) jQuery
11 45 (15.00%) V-Model
12 43 (14.33%) OO
12 43 (14.33%) Open Source
13 42 (14.00%) Project Management
14 41 (13.67%) MVC
15 40 (13.33%) Test Management
16 39 (13.00%) Software Engineering
16 39 (13.00%) SQL
17 37 (12.33%) Linux
18 32 (10.67%) UML
18 32 (10.67%) Security Cleared
19 31 (10.33%) RUP
19 31 (10.33%) OOD
19 31 (10.33%) ASP.NET
19 31 (10.33%) WebDriver
20 30 (10.00%) JUnit

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.00%) Drupal
3 8 (2.67%) Apache
4 7 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (1.67%) IIS
6 4 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.67%) CMS
7 2 (0.67%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.00%) MySQL
3 13 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.67%) OLAP
6 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.67%) PowerCenter
6 2 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (10.33%) WebDriver
2 30 (10.00%) JUnit
3 25 (8.33%) Selenium
4 17 (5.67%) Visual Studio
5 16 (5.33%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.33%) TestNG
7 8 (2.67%) Subversion
7 8 (2.67%) ClearCase
7 8 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.33%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.33%) Maven
9 4 (1.33%) Calabash
9 4 (1.33%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.33%) MonkeyTalk
9 4 (1.33%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 49 (16.33%) Finance
2 17 (5.67%) Retail
3 14 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.33%) Legal
5 6 (2.00%) Back Office
5 6 (2.00%) Advertising
6 5 (1.67%) Marketing
7 4 (1.33%) Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Local Government
8 2 (0.67%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (32.33%) Developer
2 43 (14.33%) Analyst
3 39 (13.00%) Architect
4 31 (10.33%) Project Manager
5 30 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 29 (9.67%) Test Manager
7 28 (9.33%) Technical Architect
8 27 (9.00%) Test Leader
9 25 (8.33%) Software Developer
10 19 (6.33%) Test Analyst
10 19 (6.33%) Java Developer
11 18 (6.00%) Team Leader
12 17 (5.67%) C# Developer
13 15 (5.00%) Technical Manager
13 15 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
13 15 (5.00%) Senior Developer
14 13 (4.33%) Senior Analyst
15 11 (3.67%) Test Team Leader
15 11 (3.67%) QA Manager
16 9 (3.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.33%) .NET
2 45 (15.00%) jQuery
3 31 (10.33%) ASP.NET
4 28 (9.33%) .NET Framework
5 20 (6.67%) HTML
6 19 (6.33%) CSS
7 17 (5.67%) Ajax
8 16 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (4.67%) Spring
10 13 (4.33%) PostGIS
11 12 (4.00%) WCF
11 12 (4.00%) WPF
12 10 (3.33%) Web Services
12 10 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (3.00%) LINQ to SQL
13 9 (3.00%) XML
13 9 (3.00%) LINQ
13 9 (3.00%) JSON
14 8 (2.67%) SOAP
15 7 (2.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.33%) Open Source
2 18 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.33%) GIS
3 13 (4.33%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (4.33%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.67%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.67%) PMI
10 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.67%) Social Media
10 2 (0.67%) User Experience
11 1 (0.33%) Kindle
11 1 (0.33%) DTV
11 1 (0.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.33%) Linux
2 22 (7.33%) Windows
3 13 (4.33%) UNIX
4 12 (4.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (99.00%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (29.33%) Scrum
3 52 (17.33%) Mentoring
4 51 (17.00%) Test Automation
5 46 (15.33%) Software Testing
6 45 (15.00%) V-Model
7 43 (14.33%) OO
8 42 (14.00%) Project Management
9 41 (13.67%) MVC
10 40 (13.33%) Test Management
11 39 (13.00%) Software Engineering
12 32 (10.67%) UML
13 31 (10.33%) RUP
13 31 (10.33%) OOD
14 27 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 25 (8.33%) Validation
15 25 (8.33%) Test Planning
16 23 (7.67%) Test Scripting
17 21 (7.00%) Line Management
17 21 (7.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 94 (31.33%) C#
2 64 (21.33%) JavaScript
3 55 (18.33%) Java
4 39 (13.00%) SQL
5 29 (9.67%) C++
6 21 (7.00%) PHP
7 20 (6.67%) VB
8 18 (6.00%) C
9 8 (2.67%) Ada
9 8 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.00%) VBA
12 2 (0.67%) Delphi
12 2 (0.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (16.00%) ISEB
2 32 (10.67%) Security Cleared
3 30 (10.00%) Degree
4 27 (9.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 26 (8.67%) ISTQB
6 12 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (3.67%) DV Cleared
8 9 (3.00%) HND
9 8 (2.67%) MCSD
9 8 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (17.00%) QA
2 5 (1.67%) WAI
3 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 3 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) TickIT
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.67%) Oracle
3 15 (5.00%) ESRI
4 7 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.67%) HP
5 2 (0.67%) Informatica
6 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.33%) SAP
6 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £470000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol Avon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35k+ Depending on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, 12% Pension, Bonus, etc
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Posted: 15 days ago